832 occurrences

'Name' in the Bible

The name of the first is Pison; that is it which compasses the whole land of Havilah, where there is gold;

And the name of the second river is Gihon; this is the same that compasses the whole land of Ethiopia.

And the name of the third river is Hiddekel; this is that which goes toward the east of Assyria. And the fourth river is Euphrates.

And out of the ground the LORD God formed every beast of the field, and every fowl of the air; and brought them unto the man to see what he would call them; and whatever the man called every living soul, that was its name.

And Cain knew his wife, and she conceived and bore Enoch; and he built a city and called the name of the city after the name of his son, Enoch.

And Lamech took unto him two wives; the name of the one was Adah, and the name of the other Zillah.

And Adam knew his wife again, and she bore a son and called his name Seth; for God, said she, has appointed me another seed instead of Abel, whom Cain slew.

And to Seth, to him also there was born a son; and he called his name Enos. Then men began to call upon the name of the LORD.

And Adam lived one hundred and thirty years and begat a son in his own likeness, after his image, and called his name Seth:

And unto Eber were born two sons; the name of one was Peleg, for in his days the earth was divided; and his brother's name was Joktan.

Therefore the name of it was called Babel because there the LORD confounded the language of all the earth, and from there the LORD scattered them abroad upon the face of all the earth.

And Abram and Nahor took wives for themselves; the name of Abram's wife was Sarai, and the name of Nahor's wife, Milcah, the daughter of Haran, the father of Milcah and the father of Iscah.

And he went from there unto a mountain on the east of Bethel and pitched his tent, having Bethel on the west and Hai on the east; and there he built an altar unto the LORD and called upon the name of the LORD.

unto the place of the altar, which he had made there at the first: and there Abram called on the name of the LORD.

Now Sarai Abram's wife bore him no children; and she had a handmaid, an Egyptian, whose name was Hagar.

And the angel of the LORD yet said unto her, Behold, thou art with child and shalt bear a son and shalt call his name Ishmael, because the LORD has heard thy affliction.

And she called the name of the LORD that spoke unto her, Thou God that is seen: for she said, Have I not also here seen the back of him that sees me?

And Hagar bore Abram a son; and Abram called his son's name, which Hagar bore, Ishmael.

Neither shall thy name any longer be called Abram, but thy name shall be Abraham; for a father of many Gentiles have I made thee.

And God said unto Abraham, As for Sarai thy wife, thou shalt not call her name Sarai, but Sarah shall her name be.

And God said, Sarah thy wife shall bear thee a son indeed, and thou shalt call his name Isaac (laughter); and I will confirm my covenant with him for an everlasting covenant and with his seed after him.

Make thee haste, escape there; for I cannot do anything until thou hast arrived there. Therefore the name of the city was called Zoar.

And the firstborn bore a son and called his name Moab; the same is the father of the Moabites unto this day.

And the younger, she also bore a son and called his name Benammi; the same is the father of the sons of Ammon unto this day.

And Abraham called the name of his son that was born unto him, whom Sarah bore to him, Isaac.

And Abraham called the name of that place The LORD Shall See (YHWH-jireh). Therefore it is said to this day, In the mount of the LORD it shall be seen.

And his concubine, whose name was Reumah, also gave birth to Tebah and Gaham and Thahash and Maachah.

And Rebekah had a brother, and his name was Laban; and Laban ran out unto the man to the fountain.

And the first came out red, all over like a hairy garment; and they called his name Esau.

And afterwards his brother came out with Esau's heel grasped in his hand; and his name was called Jacob. And Isaac was sixty years old when Rebekah gave birth to them.

and Esau said to Jacob, Give me to eat, I pray thee, of that red pottage; for I am faint. Therefore was his name called Edom.

And the pastors of Gerar strove with Isaac's pastors, saying, The water is ours; therefore he called the name of the well Esek, because they strove with him.

And they opened another well and strove for that one also; and he called the name of it Sitnah.

And he left there and opened another well; and for that one they did not strive and he called the name of it Rehoboth, and he said, For now the LORD has made room for us, and we shall be fruitful in the land.

And he built an altar there and called upon the name of the LORD and pitched his tent there; and there Isaac's slaves opened a well.

And he called it Shebah, therefore the name of the city is Beersheba unto this day.

And he called the name of that place Bethel, since the name of that city was called Luz at first.

And Laban had two daughters: the name of the elder was Leah, and the name of the younger was Rachel.

And Leah conceived and gave birth to a son, and she called his name Reuben; for she said, Surely the LORD has looked upon my affliction; now therefore my husband will love me.

And she conceived again and gave birth to a son; and said, Because the LORD has heard that I was hated, he has therefore given me this son also; and she called his name Simeon.

And she conceived again and gave birth to a son; and said, Now this time will my husband be joined unto me because I have born him three sons; therefore his name was called Levi.

And she conceived again and gave birth a son; and she said, Now I will praise the LORD; therefore she called his name Judah and stopped bearing children.

And Rachel said, God has judged me, and has also heard my voice, and has given me a son. Therefore she called his name Dan.

And Rachel said, With great wrestlings I have wrestled with my sister, and I have prevailed; and she called his name Naphtali.

And Leah said, Good venture has come; and she called his name Gad.

And Leah said, Blessed am I, for the daughters will call me blessed; and she called his name Asher.

And Leah said, God has given me my hire, because I have given my maiden to my husband; and she called his name Issachar.

And Leah said, God has endued me with a good dowry; now my husband will dwell with me because I have born him six sons; and she called his name Zebulun.

And afterwards she gave birth to a daughter and called her name Dinah.

and she called his name Joseph, saying, Let the LORD add unto me another son.

And Laban said, This heap is a witness between me and thee this day. Therefore was the name of it called Galeed;

And when Jacob saw them, he said, This is God's host; and he called the name of that place Mahanaim.

And he said unto him, What is thy name? And he said, Jacob.

And he said, Thy name shall no longer be called Jacob, but Israel; for thou hast fought with God and with men, and hast prevailed.

And Jacob asked him and said, Tell me, I pray thee, thy name. And he said, Why dost thou ask after my name? And he blessed him there.

And Jacob journeyed to Succoth and built himself a house and made booths for his livestock; therefore the name of the place is called Succoth.

Then Deborah, Rebekah's nurse, died, and she was buried beneath Bethel under an oak, and the name of it was called Allonbachuth.

And God said unto him, Thy name is Jacob; thy name shall not be called any more Jacob, but Israel shall be thy name, and he called his name Israel.

And Jacob called the name of the place where God spoke with him, Bethel.

And Bela, the son of Beor, reigned in Edom, and the name of his city was Dinhabah.

And Husham died, and Hadad, the son of Bedad, who smote Midian in the field of Moab, reigned in his stead; and the name of his city was Avith.

And Baalhanan, the son of Achbor, died, and Hadar reigned in his stead; and the name of his city was Pau; and his wife's name was Mehetabel, the daughter of Matred, the daughter of Mezahab.

And it came to pass at that time that Judah went down from his brethren and turned in to a certain Adullamite, whose name was Hirah.

And Judah saw there a daughter of a certain Canaanite, whose name was Shuah, and he took her and went in unto her.

And she conceived and gave birth to a son, and he called his name Er.

And she conceived again and gave birth to a son, and she called his name Onan.

And she yet again conceived and gave birth to a son and called his name Shelah. And he was at Chezib, when she gave birth to him.

And it came to pass as he drew back his hand, that, behold, his brother came out; and she said, Why hast thou brought this breach upon thee? Therefore his name was called Pharez.

And afterward his brother that had the scarlet thread upon his hand came out, and his name was called Zarah.

And Pharaoh called Joseph's name Zaphnathpaaneah, and he gave him to wife Asenath the daughter of Potipherah priest of On. And Joseph went out over all the land of Egypt.

And Joseph called the name of the firstborn Manasseh; For God, said he, has made me forget all my toil and all my father's house.

And the name of the second he called Ephraim, For God, said he, has caused me to be fruitful in the land of my affliction.

And those whom thou hast begotten after them shall be thine and shall be called after the name of their brethren in their inheritance.

the Angel who frees me from all evil, bless these young men, and let my name be named on them, and the name of my fathers Abraham and Isaac; and let them grow into a multitude in the midst of the earth.

And when the inhabitants of the land, the Canaanites, saw the mourning in the floor of Atad, they said, This is a great mourning of the Egyptians; therefore the name of it was called Abelmizraim, which is beyond the Jordan.

And when the child grew, she brought him unto Pharaoh's daughter, and he became her son. And she called his name Moses, for she said, Because I drew him out of the water.

And she gave birth to a son, and he called his name Gershon, for he said, I have been a stranger in a strange land.

And Moses said unto God, Behold, when I come unto the sons of Israel and say unto them, The God of your fathers has sent me unto you, and if they say to me, What is his name? What shall I say unto them?

And God said moreover unto Moses, Thus shalt thou say unto the sons of Israel: The LORD God of your fathers, the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob, has sent me unto you. This is my name for ever, and this is my memorial unto all ages.

For since I came to Pharaoh to speak in thy name, he has afflicted this people; neither hast thou delivered thy people at all.

and I appeared unto Abraham, unto Isaac, and unto Jacob, as God Almighty, but by my name the LORD (YHWH) I was not known to them.

And when they came to Marah, they could not drink of the waters of Marah, for they were bitter; therefore the name of it was called Marah.

And the house of Israel called its name Manna; and it was like coriander seed, white, and the taste of it was like wafers made with honey.

And he called the name of the place Massah and Meribah because of the chiding of the sons of Israel and because they tempted the LORD, saying, Is the LORD among us, or not?

and her two sons, of which the name of the one was Gershon, for he said, I have been an alien in a strange land,

and the name of the other was Eliezer, for the God of my father, said he, helped me and delivered me from the sword of Pharaoh;

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Root Form
Definition
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καλέω 
Kaleo 
call , bid , be so named , named ,
Usage: 106

נקב 
Naqab 
Usage: 22

קרא 
Qara' 
Usage: 736

שׂוּם 
 
Usage: 26

שׁם 
Shem 
Usage: 865

שׁם 
Shum (Aramaic) 
Usage: 12

ὄνομα 
Onoma 
name , named , called , surname , named , not tr
Usage: 162

ὀνομάζω 
Onomazo 
Usage: 10

τοὔνομα 
Tounoma 
Usage: 1